Vendor Information

The Show Me Gourd Society would like to invite you as gourd artists, gourd farmers, and commercial gourd supplier vendors to join us for the 2022 Show Me Gourd Society Festival at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds and Event Center, 3001 N. Grant Springfield, Mo 65803 from April 2–3, 2022. Workshops will also be held Friday, April 1.

We are excited to host this event and look forward to having you join us. Along with the vendors, there will be classes, demos, and a competition for all levels of gourd artists, following AGS guidelines.

Important things to know:

  • Booth Fee: $75 includes one 10’ x 10’ space with no tables, 2 chairs, 2 admission bands, and Springfield City License fee. Any extra booth spaces beyond three (3) will only be $35.00 per 10x10 ft. space!!
  • Hours of the festival open to the public: April 2–3, 2022—Saturday 9:00am until 5:30pm and Sunday 10:00am until 3:00pm. 
  • Vendor set-up is on Thursday March 31 from noon until 3:30pm and Friday April 1 starting at 8:30 am.
  • Tables and extra chairs must be preordered: $10.00 per table and $2.00 per chair.
  • Electricity is free. You will need to bring your own electrical cords and cover any exposed cords. Please let us know if you plan to use electricity.
  • 80% of what you sell must be gourds or gourd related.
  • Booth Tables should be skirted.

We look forward to hearing from you.

—Nancy Amburgey


2022 Festival Vendors — Watch for updates!